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Preparing for an uncertain climate

Preparing for an uncertain climate

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Published by The Office in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Climatic changes -- United States.,
  • Global temperature changes.,
  • Global warming.,
  • Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementOffice of Technology Assessment, United States Congress.
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationix, 63 p.
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17684963M

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